Lenvima (lenvatinib)

Lenvima (lenvatinib)

Lenvima (lenvatinib) is a prescription medicine used to treat patients with inoperable liver cancer, differentiated thyroid cancer, and advanced kidney cancer.

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lenvima 10mg (lenvatinib) is a prescription medicine that is used to treat certain kinds of cancer.

1. Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC): as first line therapy in patients with unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma

2. LENVIMA is used by itself to treat differentiated Thyroid cancer (DTC), a type of thyroid cancer, that can no longer be treated with radioactive iodine and is progressing

3. LENVIMA is used along with another medicine, everolimus, to treat advanced RCC, a type of kidney cancer, after one course of treatment with another anti-cancer medicine

It is not known if LENVIMA is safe and effective in children.

lenvima DOSAGE

1.Recommended dose (HCC): 12 mg orally, once daily (for adults weighing >_60 Kg). 8 mg orally, once daily for adults weighing

2.Recommended dose (DTC): 24 mg orally, once daily

3.Recommended dose (RCC): 18 mg lenvatinib + 5 mg everolimus,  orally, once daily.

4.Recommended dose (HCC): 12 mg orally, once daily (for adults weighing >_60 Kg). 8 mg orally, once daily for adults weighing <60 Kg).

5.Administration Instructions.

6.Dose Modifications for DTC and RCC

7.In patients with severe renal or hepatic impairment, the dose is 14 mg  once daily in DTC and 10 mg once daily in RCC

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lenvima Side Effects

The most common side effects of Lenvima in people treated for thyroid cancer include:

1. tiredness 2.joint and muscle pain 3.weight loss

4.mouth sores 5.vomiting 6.stomach (abdomen) pain

7. decreased appetite 8.nausea 9.headache

10.rash, redness, itching, or peeling of your skin on your hands and feet 11. Hoarseness

The most common side effects of Lenvima in people treated for kidney cancer include:

1.tiredness 2. decreased appetite 3.nausea

4. swelling in your arms and legs 5.stomach (abdomen) pain 6.rash

7.joint and muscle pain 8.vomiting 9.mouth sores

10.cough 11.trouble breathing 12.weight loss 13.bleeding

lenvima may cause fertility problems in males and females. Talk to your healthcare provider if this is a concern for you.

lenvima Cost & Price:

Indian lenvima ’s price is only 20% of lenvima cost in Untied States.

lenvima PI

For more Prescribing information,please check the → “FDA Prescribing Information”.